helping your child in the water

Helping Your Child In The Water

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Parents and guardians are paramount to their children’s success as swimmers. Even if your child is enrolled in swim lessons, your involvement is still critical. Parents should be in the pool with young children during their lessons, and…
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Great Family Activities For Only Children

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It’s far more common now for families to have an only child than it used to be. In fact, the number of families with one child is growing faster than any other type of family unit in the U.S.  If you have an only child, you’re in good company. When…
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Indoor Games For Kids That Are Fun

Winter can make us all feel a little lazy. In many cases, curling up on the couch seems a lot more tempting than getting exercise. It’s the same for your children. We all know that it’s important for children to stay active, but what…

Helping Children Overcome A Fear Of Water

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You’ve read the articles, and you understand that helping children overcome a fear of water is important to your child's growth. You know that drowning is a leading cause of death among children. You also know that swimming lessons teach children…

Helping Your Child's Confidence Grow In The Water

Some of the earliest skills taught in swim lessons are designed to help children feel comfortable and confident in the water. That's because a child who feels comfortable in the water is less likely to panic.  Water confidence is important,…

Giving Experiences Over Typical Toys - The Benefits Last A Lifetime

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As we are amidst the holiday season, your children are probably begging for this year’s most popular toys. Yet how often do you find toys forgotten in a corner a month or two after the holidays are over? This year, consider giving experiences…

Great Children’s Activities To Build Their Confidence

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Childhood is a time for exploration. Finding the right activity for your children can help build their confidence, so don’t shy away from letting them try different things. Children all have their own unique talents, interests, strengths,…